- 200 students to be awarded upto 50% scholarships based on Pearl Academy entrance test results
- Last date of Application – 17th April, 2017
New Delhi, 4th April 2017: Pearl Academy, India’s leading institution in design, fashion, creative businesses and media announced that it will offer upto 50% scholarships to 200 deserving candidates this year. The scholarships will be based on Pearl Academy entrance test results and will be offered to new entrants at the time of admission. Further to encourage students, merit scholarships will be awarded annually to those students who have topped their respective cohorts. The academy has commenced its admission process for the academic year 2017-18 for its campuses in Delhi, Noida, Mumbai and Jaipur. The last date of submission of application forms is 17th April, 2017. Students can choose to apply to 3 or 4 years Undergraduate pathway; 1 year or 2 years Postgraduate pathway, and 11 month certificate programs.
The selection will be done on the basis of written admission test and personal interview. The candidates who are in their final year of graduation can also apply. Applicants with minimum qualifying scores in MAT (500 and above), CAT (60% and above) and GMAT (450 and above) will be entitled for the waiver of General Proficiency Test (GPT).
Applicants of PG Pathway in Design streams and UG pathway in Interior & Spatial Design and Product & Lifestyle Design are also entitled for waiver of General Proficiency Test (GPT) & Design Aptitude Test (DAT) if they have appeared for CEED 2016/2017 and NATA 2016/2017 respectively. Such applicants will be called for a Personal Interview directly subject to submission of valid scores.
Keeping in view the tremendous growth of media and communication industry, the institution has launched a new school of ‘Media and Journalism’, which offers following courses:
- Fashion Media Communication (4 year undergraduate pathway)
- Journalism & Mass Media (3 year under graduate pathway)
- Fashion Communication (2 year post graduate pathway)
- Professional Photography (11 months professional certificate)
Students can download the application form from http://pearlacademy.com/admissions/ for more information, they can also call on Pearl Academy’s Toll free number 1800 103 3005.
About Pearl Academy
Pearl Academy, India’s leading institution in design, fashion, creative businesses and media studies has been a catalyst for success of the students across creative industries for over two decades. With a legacy of 23 years, Pearl Academy offers over 30 uniquely designed under-graduate, post-graduate and professional development pathway through its campuses in Delhi NCR (East & West), Jaipur and Mumbai. Its reputation of preparing ‘Industry ready’ professionals has been recognized by leading fashion, retail and design brands, which has helped in establishing a healthy track record of over 95 per cent placement for the last three years. Its path-breaking alliances with renowned bodies such as the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) and Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID) have ensured that its faculty and students get an exclusive access to ‘industry in the classroom’.
The institution was ranked as the best private fashion college in India for the fourth consecutive year by India Today – AC Nielson survey, The Week- Hansa Survey and Outlook – Drshti Survey. Academy was awarded the ‘Best Design Institute in India’ 2016 and 2017 by industry body ASSOCHAM. Jaipur campus of the academy was ranked as one of the most beautiful college campuses in India by India Today. The institution was also awarded as ‘Best Education Brands 2017’ in Fashion Design Category by The Economic Times. Pearl Academy is a member of Laureate International Universities network, a global network that has presence in 25 countries, serving more than one million students. The Academy is also closely associated with renowned global institutions such as London College of Fashion (England), Domus Academy (Italy), Media Design School (New Zealand) and NABA (Milan) amongst many others. For more information, please visit: www.pearlacademy.com